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Event recording and transcript: Improving accessibility for neurodivergent job seekers

By LMIC-CIMT | May 8, 2024

Go directly to: Event summary On April 23, 2024 LMIC hosted an interactive discussion about how improving the quality and accessibility of job postings can reduce employment barriers for neurodivergent job…

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How to write job postings for neurodivergent candidates

By Suzanne Spiteri | April 9, 2024

Listen to this article as an audio recording Compared to the Canadian average, neurodivergent adults have lower employment rates, are more likely to be underemployed, and tend to hold jobs for…

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Equal Pay Day: Exploring wage disparities in Canada

By Laura Adkins-Hackett, Brittany Feor and Suzanne Spiteri | April 8, 2024

Listen to this article as an audio recording Around the world, various countries observe Equal Pay Day to mark the point in the calendar when women’s earnings “catch up” to men’s.…

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Transgender visibility in Canadian LMI

By Suzanne Spiteri | March 28, 2024

Listen to this article as an audio recording There are an estimated 100,815 transgender and non-binary individuals in Canada, but we have limited information about their labour market outcomes.   March 31st…

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Women’s economic empowerment and the Canadian labour market

By Suzanne Spiteri and Brittany Feor | March 6, 2024

Listen to this article as an audio recording “Economic empowerment increases women’s access to economic resources and opportunities including jobs, financial services, property and other productive assets, skills development and market…

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The great remote work debate: Does it boost or bust productivity? It depends.

By Michael Willcox | March 1, 2024

Listen to this article as an audio recording The debate around remote work is alive and well, and it’s given us all a lot to talk about, including fun new acronyms…

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Conversations with Black entrepreneurs: What motivates entrepreneurship?

By Suzanne Spiteri | January 31, 2024

Listen to this article as an audio recording February is Black History Month: an invitation to recognize, celebrate and honour the profound contributions Black workers have made to building Canada’s economy,…

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What can the data tell us about Black entrepreneurs in Canada?

By Suzanne Spiteri | January 31, 2024

Listen to this article as an audio recording February is Black History Month: an invitation to recognize, celebrate and honour the profound contributions Black workers have made to building Canada’s economy,…

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A brief history of Black entrepreneurship in Canada

By Suzanne Spiteri | January 31, 2024

Listen to this article as an audio recording February is Black History Month: an invitation to recognize, celebrate and honour the profound contributions Black workers have made to building Canada’s economy,…

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